If you find that push notification from Samsung Galaxy App store that inform about their app and other promotions is way too much for you, then you can disable it completely so it won’t bother you anymore.
Samsung has its own app store that they called Galaxy App Store. It makes Samsung stand out from the rest of the competitor since there are not many phone manufacturers that has their own app store. Galaxy app store is the place where people can download paid or free app for their Samsung device.
The availability of this store is part of Samsung plan to get more recognition from user around the world. To help spread the word about this store, Samsung promote certain app and games, where any Samsung device including Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, will receive push notification to inform about new app or update as well as other information regarding this store.
Some people find that this push notification is very helpful where they can get the latest update or new app that they would like to have. In the other hand, some people think that Samsung is a little too aggressive on the promotion process.
If you find that the push notification is way too much for you to deal with, then you will be glad to know that Samsung provide a way to disable it completely. It is a relief, because you don’t have to feel that you are forced to get those notifications.
The process of disabling this push notification is simple, just follow this guide:
- Go to Galaxy App Store application on your Samsung Galaxy S7.
- At the top right of your screen, there is “More” button. Tap on it.
- On the drop down menu, choose “Setting” option.
- Find the “Notification” section.
- Notification section is the area that holds all sorts of notification options.
What you need to do is find the Push Notification option (usually located on the second option in this section) and when you find it, toggle the option to disable it. If you want to enable it in the future, simply follow the same process and toggle the option to enable it.
Now, there is a way to avoid having to receive the notification in the first place. If you think that you don’t need to use Galaxy App Store, then you don’t have to create and sign in to Samsung account when you set your Galaxy S7.
This app will be installed in your device only if you create Samsung account, but if you don’t, then it will never show up in App drawer and you won’t be bothered with the push notification promotion from Samsung.
But if you do find that you need to have Samsung account for whatever reason you have in there, and then go ahead, create an account and disable this push notification.
You will be able to use your account and in the same time you don’t have to be bothered with the promotions from Samsung. If you think that you want to explore Galaxy App Store then you can tap on Galaxy App Store icon and browse around until you find the app that you want. It is that simple.